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Bill Nye, who is known as The Science Guy and who hosted an Emmy-dominating show of the same name, is returning to television with his new series The Eyes of Nye.
Jun 09, 2005
The Science Guy grows up

Bill Nye--comedian, author, inventor, educator, and Science Guy--has returned to the small screen with his new show The Eyes of Nye. The show presents important scientific issues in a humorous and easy-to-understand way, and is aimed at an audience older than that of his last series.

Bill Nye, The Science Guy ran on PBS from 1992 to 1998, and was lauded for making simple science concepts exciting and accessible to young children. The series won 28 Emmy awards, and Nye's signature blend of education and comedy gained a cult following among America's science teachers.

Since The Science Guy ended its run, Nye has kept himself busy writing, teaching, and hosting The Science Channel's not-so-successful The 100 Greatest Discoveries.

The Eyes of Nye, which has been picked up by 213 stations (check local listings), is geared toward older children and adults. Nye will cover more complex and mature ...

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Comedian/scientist Bill Nye stars as the genial host of this popular, fast-moving show designed to get kids interested in the science of everyday, and some not-so-everyday, things. On a full range of subjects, including ecology, biology, chemistry and physics, Nye gives an easy-to-understand, yet informative lesson that both kids and their parents can enjoy. The series has aired on Disney Channel, PBS, and Noggin in the years 1993-2003. It is currently syndicated by Instructional Television (ITV) in 4-hour blocks to PBS affiliates. Check local PBS stations for broadcast times. (Bill Nye biography information has been to his People Page.)
The series won 19 Emmy Awards for Outstanding Writing in a Children's Series, Outstanding Sound Editing, Outstanding Directing in a Children's Series, Outstanding Writing in a Children's Series, Outstanding Single Camera Editing, Outstanding Sound Editing, Outstanding Performer in a Children's Series - Bill Nye, Outstanding Single Camera Editing, Outstanding Sound Mixing, Outstanding Sound Editing, Outstanding Writing in a Children's Series, Outstanding Children's Series, Outstanding Directing in a Children's Series, Outstanding Single Camera Editing, Outstanding Sound Editing, Outstanding Children's Series, Outstanding Sound Editing, Outstanding Sound Mixing and Outstanding Writing in a Children's Series.

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